Lenoir City man accused of child rape
LENOIR CITY — A Lenoir City man was arrested this week on a child rape charge, according to information released today from the Loudon County Sheriff's Department.
Donald Hornby, 53, of 12548 Unitia Road, was indicted by a Loudon County grand jury April 8 on the charge involving a child under 12 years old following a investigation that began April 26 by the Sheriff's Department and the state Department of Children's Services, according to a Sheriff's Department news release.
Hornby was arrested Monday in Knoxville without incident and was transported to the Loudon County Jail.
A Loudon County jail spokesman said Hornby posted a $25,000 bond Wednesday.